Prince John (of Gaunt)1

M, #1001021, b. 6 March 1340, d. 3 February 1398/99
Father*King Edward III (of England)2 b. 13 Nov 1312, d. 21 Jun 1377
Mother*Philippa (of Hainault)2 b. 24 Jun 1311, d. 15 Aug 1369
Relationship19th great-granduncle of Robert Michael Damon
ReferenceRFC001-21

Names and TItles

Titled: King Titular of Castile and Leon.1
Titled: Knight of the Garter.1
Variation: Prince John Plantagenet.
Titled: Earl of Richmond.1
Titled: Prince of England.1
Titled: 1st Duke of Lancaster.1,2
     Prince John (of Gaunt) was born on 6 March 1340 at Bavon Abbey, Ghent, Flanders.1 He was the son of King Edward III (of England) and Philippa (of Hainault).2 Prince John (of Gaunt) married first Blanche (of Lancaster) on 19 May 1359 at Reading Abbey, Reading, Berkshire, England.1,2 Prince John (of Gaunt) married second Princess Constanza Perez (of Castile And Léon), daughter of King Pedro III (?) "the Cruel" and Maria Juana De Padilla, in June 1371 or September 1371 in Rochefort-Sur-Mer, Charente-Maritime, France.3,4 Prince John (of Gaunt) married third Katherine Roet, daughter of Sir Paon Roet and Mrs-Payn De Roet, on 13 January 1396/97 in Lincoln, Lincolnshire, England.5,1 Prince John (of Gaunt) died on 3 February 1398/99 at Leicester Castle, Leicester, Leicestershire, England, at age 58 survived by Katherine Roet.5,1 Prince John (of Gaunt) was buried on 15 March 1398/99 at St. Paul's Cathedral, London, Middlesex, England.5
     He became King of Castile and Leon. Prince John (of Gaunt) became a widower with the death of his wife, Blanche (of Lancaster) on 12 September 1368 Tutbury Castle, Staffordshire, England.6 John's mother Philippa (of Hainault) died on 15 August 1369 at Windsor Castle, Berkshire, England.1 Prince John (of Gaunt) became the father of Earl John 'Fairborn' Beaufort circa 1371.5 Prince John (of Gaunt) became the father of Catherine Plantagenet before 31 March 1373.5 Prince John (of Gaunt) became the father of John Plantagenet circa 1374.5 Prince John (of Gaunt) became the father of Joan De Beaufort circa 1375.5 Prince John (of Gaunt) became the father of Henry 'Cardinal' De Beaufort circa 1376.5 Prince John (of Gaunt) became the father of Thomas Beaufort circa January 1377.5 John's father King Edward III (of England) died on 21 June 1377 in Shene Palace, Surrey, England.5,1 Prince John (of Gaunt) became a widower with the death of his wife, Princess Constanza Perez (of Castile And Léon) on 24 March 1394 in Leicester, Leicestershire, England.5 John's daughter was married at wedding of Joan De Beaufort and Ralph De Neville on 29 November 1396 at Chateau De Beaufort, Meuse-Et-Loire, France.5

References

     Prince John (of Gaunt) has ID 1-21 in Royalty for Commoners.1
For more info on Prince John (of Gaunt) see https://www.wikitree.com/wiki/Plantagenet-66 (WikiTree.)
For more info on Prince John (of Gaunt) see https://www.werelate.org/wiki/Person:John_of_Gaunt_(1) (WeRelate.)
For more info on Prince John (of Gaunt) see https://en.wikipediaorg/wiki/John_of_Gaunt (Wikipedia.)

Family 2

Katherine Roet b. 1350, d. 10 May 1403
Children

Family 3

Princess Constanza Perez (of Castile And Léon) b. 1354, d. 24 March 1394
Children
ChartsEnglish Royalty
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Royalty for Commoners
Royalty for Commoners (Indented)
Last Edited23 Apr 2018

Citations

  1. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, Fourth Edition, The Complete Known Lineage of John of Gaunt, Son of Edward III, King of England, and Queen Philippa (Baltimore, MD: Genealogical Publishing Co. Inc, 2002). Repository: Richard Smith Damon Arlington, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, in. Hereinafter cited as Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition.
  2. [S123] The Plantagenet Dynasties, online http://www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/plantage.pdf
  3. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data This source provides the September date.
  4. [S7] Roderick W. Stuart, Royalty for Commoners, 4th Edition. This source provides the June Date.
  5. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED.
  6. [S260] Wikipedia, online http://en.wikipedia.org/